margination

noun
mar·​gin·​ation | \ ˌmär-jə-ˈnā-shən \

Medical Definition of margination

1 : the act or process of forming a margin specifically : the adhesion of white blood cells to the walls of damaged blood vessels
2 : the action of finishing a dental restoration or a filling for a cavity margination of an amalgam with a bur

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